Jaylee's Top 10 Ballads of 2012

The time has come again for another one of my fabulous lists of the best ballads of the year! Valentine’s Day is upon us, and though I hate to put a dampener on it, I have to remind you all that the podcast will be breaking up with you after episode 200. It’s not you, it’s us. So let’s get messy drunk, blast some tear-jerking love songs and gorge on ice cream to celebrate another year of Japan’s favorite genre, the ballad.
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Gaijin Kanpai Ep. 190 - LAST CHRISTMAS

We gave you our heart.


Game Show Festivities
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The booze on the breath of our re-united show hosts
Gave rise to the festivities that Christmas does boast.
When, what to our wandering eyes should gleam
But all of our friends and fans on ustream.

After difficult quizzing proctored by a hero
Erin rejoices that her score was not zero.
But one final question leads to a shocking reveal
Which opens a wound that time may not heal.

But now is no time to be shedding a tear
Or you will miss the happiest time of the year
So wrap up your toys, and put on your coats
Merry Christmas to all, AND-TO-ALL-A-GOOD-NOTES!

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